Gilroy Vandentop is the Director of Corporate University Research, within Intel Labs, a division of Intel Corporation aimed at delivering breakthrough innovations to fuel Intel’s growth and technology leadership. His team manages Intel’s university research investments for key internal technology and business customers. Gilroy is also on the board of the Semiconductor Research Corporation, an industry wide consortium.
Prior to his role at Intel Labs, Gilroy worked in Intel’s Manufacturing Group’s Components Research group in 2015. While in Components Research, he formed the Novel Materials group and managed Intel’s EUV program through transfer into technology development. From 2000 to 2006, he was responsible for the Packaging Research group in Chandler, AZ. During his first 10 years at Intel, Gilroy worked in Logic Technology Development on silicon process development in the etch and photolithography areas.
Gilroy completed his Ph.D. in physical chemistry at U.C. Berkeley and his B.Sc. in honours chemistry at the University of Alberta.